Description of event: Come support historic preservation in Bluffton with BHPS and friends. Enjoy a traditional meal and dance the night away under the stars in a live oak grove near the Oyster Factory Park on the May River. Period dress is encouraged, hoop skirts are optional.
Time and date of event: Friday Dec. 13th from 6-10 pm
Location of event: Colcock-Teel Property 46 Colcock Street Bluffton SC 29910
Price: Tickets are only $60!
Description of event: Exhibits and Storytelling featuring local author and re-enactor Kim Poovey
Time and date of event: Thursday Nov. 7th at 11 am
Location of event: Heyward House Historic Center 70 Boundary Street Bluffton SC 29910
Price: $3 suggested donation
Local historian Chris Clayton will share his research about the unsuccessful Union attempt of October 22, 1862 to wrest control of the Savannah-Charleston Railroad line from the Confederates.
Thursday, Oct 5 at 11am | $3 Suggested Donation
Colcock-Teel House 46 Colcock St, Bluffton
Learn about this project designed to bring awareness and preservation of dwellings in which the enslaved once lived.
This program is sponsored by the The Humanities CouncilSC.
Thursday, Sep 5 at 11am | $3 Donation Suggested
Heyward House Historic Center, 70 Boundary St, Bluffton
Storytelling, Book signing, Short Performance by Local Author and Re-enactor Kim Poovey
Forget what you’ve learned about medical practices during the Civil War from the movies. Come see actual artifacts and reproductions while listening to historian/technician David Smoot from the Parris Island Marine Corps Museum.
The Heyward House Historic Center will be holding an open house on Tuesday, June 4, 10 am – 4 pm to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Burning of Bluffton.
Call (843) 757-6293 for more information!